Jake A. Cilek


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  • DePaul University College of Law, JD, cum laude, Order of the Barristers, 2009
  • Iowa State University, BS, Finance, with Distinction, Dean's List, 2005
  • Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana

Jake’s practice focuses on healthcare law and encompasses a range of regulatory, transactional and corporate matters. His work includes counseling clients with regard to the legal aspects of day-to-day operations, including general corporate matters; anti-kickback and Stark issues; self-referral, corporate practice of medicine and fee-splitting prohibitions; HIPAA and health information privacy; and certificate of need and licensure requirements.

Jake regularly represents a variety of dialysis and nephrology providers, vascular access center operators and owners, hospitals, physician group practices, skilled nursing facilities, healthcare information technology companies and other healthcare providers in structuring mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, accountable care and capitated care arrangements, syndications and divestitures.

Before joining McGuireWoods, Jake practiced as a litigator for Chicago-based law firms. He also has served as staff assistant to U.S. Senator Tom Harkin and to the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions.

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Jake Cilek
T: +1 312 849 8106F: +1 312 558 437377 West Wacker Drive
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Chicago, IL 60601-1818
Author, "The Apple Watch: FDA and HIPAA Considerations Now and Into the Future," ABA eHealth News Alert, February 2015
Author, "Clinical laboratory proficiency testing: The changed landscape for punishing non-compliance," Compliance Today Magazine, October 2014
Author, "ERISA: District Court in Seventh Circuit Upholds Providers' Standing to Sue Insurers for Unpaid Benefits," IAHA Illinois Healthcare Law Newsletter, July 2014
Author, "Learning a Lesson (Again) from St. Joseph Hospital: Refocusing Attention on FCA Liability Arising from Stent Overuse," AHLA Health Care Liability and Litigation Newsletter, April 2014
Co-author, "Looking back and looking forward —Arrendondo and restrictive employment covenants in Illinois," The Corporate Lawyer, March 2012
Moderator, "Company Presentations Part I, II and III," 9th Annual Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Conference, November 16, 2017
Speaker, "Lessons Learned From the 2017 Executive Summit," Physician Hospitals of America Members Webinar, November 1, 2017
Speaker, "Exit Stage Right: Succession-Planning Strategies for Ensuring a Smooth Practice Departure," Physician Practice Webinar Series; Key Considerations for Remaining Independent or Selling Your Practice, McGuireWoods LLP Complimentary Webinar, June 6, 2017
Moderator, "Practical Guidance for Converting a Vascular Access Center into an Ambulatory Surgery Center," 15th Annual Business and Legal Issues in Dialysis and Nephrology Symposium, May 18, 2017
Speaker, "Key Considerations for Identifying Conflicts of Interest and Implementing Conflicts Disclosure Requirements," Physician Hospitals of America Members Webinar, April 5, 2017
Moderator, "Company Presentations Part I" and "Company Presentations Part II," 8th Annual Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Conference, November 10, 2016
Speaker, "Website and Public Advertisement Disclosures," Physician Hospitals of America Executive Summit, October 2016
Speaker, "Using Technology to Optimize Care Delivery and Profitability," 14th Annual Business and Legal Issues in Dialysis and Nephrology Symposium, May 19, 2016
Co-speaker, "Medical Ethics Mitigating Genetic Counselor Conflict of Interest and Legal Compliance," National Society of Genetic Counselors Member Webinar, May 2016
Co-speaker, Converting a Vascular Access Center into an Ambulatory Surgery Center, McGuireWoods LLP Complimentary Webinar, April 2016
Co-speaker, "Inpatient Engagement Compliance: Understanding the Risk and Best Practices for Hospitals," Physician Hospitals of America Member Webinar, April 2016
Moderator, "Company Presentations," 13th Annual Healthcare and Life Sciences Private Equity and Finance Conference, February 24, 2016
Moderator, Company Presentations, 7th Annual Medical Device and Life Sciences Conference, November 19, 2015
Speaker, Rethinking Business Associate Relationships in the Era of Big Data, McGuireWoods Healthcare Webinar, July 23, 2015